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IDV10460 Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Victoria Local Waters Forecast for Port Phillip Issued at 4:21 pm EDT on Thursday 23 November 2017 for the period until midnight EDT Monday 27 November 2017. ================================================================================ Please be aware Wind gusts can be 40 percent stronger than the averages given here, and maximum waves may be up to twice the height. ================================================================================ Warning Information Details of warnings are available on the Bureau's website www.bom.gov.au, by telephone 1300-659-217* or through some TV and radio broadcasts. Weather Situation A high pressure system over the Tasman Sea will drift very slowly eastwards during the remainder of the week and over the weekend. A broad low pressure trough will enter far western Victorian coastal waters late today then move slowly across Bass Strait on Friday and Saturday, finally crossing eastern Victorian coastal waters on Sunday as another high develops south of the Bight. Forecast for Thursday 23 November until midnight Winds: Southeasterly 10 to 15 knots, reaching up to 20 knots in the south in the evening. Winds tending northeast to southeasterly in the evening. Squalls to 40 knots possible in the far north until evening with showers and thunderstorms. Seas: Around 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm. Forecast for Friday 24 November Winds: Variable about 10 knots becoming west to southwesterly 10 to 15 knots in the morning then turning southerly in the early afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 50% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Forecast for Saturday 25 November Winds: Variable about 10 knots. Seas: Below 1 metre. Weather: Partly cloudy. 80% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Forecast for Sunday 26 November Winds: North to northeasterly about 10 knots tending south to southwesterly 15 to 20 knots during the afternoon. Seas: Below 1 metre, increasing to around 1 metre during the evening. Weather: Partly cloudy. 70% chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Forecast for Monday 27 November Winds: South to southwesterly 15 to 25 knots tending south to southeasterly 10 to 15 knots during the day. Seas: Around 1 metre, increasing to 1 to 2 metres in the north during the afternoon. Weather: Cloudy. 20% chance of a shower. The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:10 am EDT Friday. * Calls to 1300 number cost around 27.5c inc. GST, higher from mobiles or public phones. Marine forecasts are also available on VHF and HF radio. View the radio schedule on www.bom.gov.au/marine ================================================================================ Check the latest Coastal Waters Forecast or Local Waters Forecast for information on wind, wave and weather conditions for these coastal zones. ================================================================================ Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 2011, Bureau of Meteorology (ABN 92 637 533 532). Users of these web pages are deemed to have read and accepted the conditions described in the Copyright, Disclaimer, and Privacy statements (http://www.bom.gov.au/other/copyright.shtml). 1